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    Musicians, Toe Dance in Tune: Local 802 Members, NYC Ballet Agree on Three-Year Pact

    Musicians and management for the New York City Ballet greeted their third week of a standoff with a finalized 3-year contract agreement on Tuesday. The orchestra returned to play for "The Nutcracker"-which had been forced to use recorded music-on Tuesday

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    Bistro Bits : Pushing the Envelope

    CLASSIFYING NATALIE GAMSU AS A "VOCALIST" doesn't begin to tell the story. Yes, she's a splendid singer, with a majestic voice that bespeaks wisdom and passion. But, what an actress--no, what an artist! Her show last year, "Karizmatik," incorporated theatrical elements; her new show at Eighty Eight's ...

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    OPEN MIKES AND SHOWCASES

    A survey of clubs, theatres, and other venues that are "open" to unsolicited comedy acts in varying degrees. Most allow performers to sign up on the night of performance; some require submissions and/or auditions, often well in advance of performance.

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    OREGON THEATER 2001 SEASONS

    Jim Giancarlo (prod.) will hold auditions for the Oregon Cabaret Theatre (Guys on Ice, runs Mar. 14-June 11; Eat-TV, runs May 23-Sept. 3; Gunmetal Blues, runs Aug. 15-Nov. 5; 'Tis the Season, runs Oct. 17-Dec. 31) and Rogue Music Theatre (Kiss Me Kate, runs May 29-July 29; Godspell in Concert ...

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    Music in the Niteries

    AT RAINBOW & STARS UNTIL AUG. 9, DAVIS Gaines' cabaret concert is a mixed bag of songs gorgeously sung by one of today's finest voices on or Off-Broadway and all points in between. He has played the title role in Broadway's "Phantom" more than any other performer: 1,937

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    Livent Fielding Bids and Reorganizing

    Livent, the beleaguered Canadian theatrical company, continues to reorganize while it reviews confidential bids. As many as 10 companies may be interested in acquiring some of its assets, if not the entire

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    DANCE DIARY - Nijinsky: The Faun Revived

    Death of a Faun, with actor-dancer Nicholas Johnson as the legendary dancer, recently played Off-Off-Broadway, at St. Clements Theatre. Formerly a dancer with The Royal Ballet and English National Ballet, Mr. Johnson is a now an actor in London's West End, and on

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    Charles Hallahan

    The busy and versatile stage, TV, and film actor Charles Hallahan died last week of an apparent heart attack. Probably most widely known for his work as Capt. Charlie Devane on the TV series Hunter, Hallahan was most at home in the theatre, scoring his greatest artistic triumph in multiple ...

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    Norton Awards To Vogel, Serban - Huntington, Gloucester Lead Boston's Theatres in 17th Annual Honors

    BOSTON-Elliot Norton, the 96-year-old "Dean of American Theater Critics," was the recipient of numerous verbal bouquets at the Ritz Carlton Hotel here Monday night. And what more appropriate scene than the seventeenth annual Elliot Norton Awards ceremony, presented by the Boston Theater Critics

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    Congress Negotiates WIPO Treaty - Session Seeks Compromise for House-Senate Bills

    (BPI)WASHINGTON ‹ The odds got better for enactment of legislation designed to protect copyrighted works delivered over the Internet last week when House and Senate negotiators met to iron out their